The Lakers put an end to the Celtics 19 game winning streak last night with a 93-83 win over Boston in Los Angeles.
Steve Bulpett says that the Celtics turned into Plaxico Burress in this one. You know…shooting themselves in the foot…Marc J. Spears has the Celtics giving the Lakers their due for the win. Paul Flannery says that this was clearly not just another game for the Lakers.
Steven Herbert has Pau Gasol providing a big finish for the Lakers.
Christopher L. Gasper says that what Junior Seau is doing in his return to the Patriots is nothing short of amazing. John Tomase pinpoints three plays that did in the Patriots season this year. Glen Farley has hard work paying off for the Patriots offense. Rich Garven has the Patriots continuing to work through the mounting injuries on the roster.
Kerry J. Byrne says that no receiver has ever made as big an impact as Randy Moss does. It’s quite a compelling case. Dave Wedge has Ty Warren helping out a boy whose family lost their home in a fire. Brian MacPherson says that Matt Cassel has given Patriots fans the best possible Christmas.
Gasper’s notebook has Wes Welker focusing on winning, not the individual records he’s racking up. The notebook from Shalise Manza Young says that the Bills may be without Pro Bowl left tackle Jason Peters on Sunday. Garven’s notebook has the Patriots putting together one of their best ever season on the ground.
Daniel Barbarisi examines Lou Merloni’s transition from the playing field to broadcast studio.